Tag Archives: New

Stronger Economy Drives New Home Buyers

The strengthening of the economy and the labor sector is prompting more young professionals to gradually return to the real estate market. Since the housing turnaround started in 2012,...

New Low-Cost Homes Battle Elements

An architecture firm in Vietnam has developed a new prefabricated dwelling that has implications for real estate from disaster relief to permanent housing. The S House 3, developed by...

RE/MAX Co-Founder Steps in as New CEO

Dave Liniger, co-founder and chairman of RE/MAX’s board, will become the new CEO of RE/MAX Holdings Inc. Margaret Kelly, the current CEO, will retire from her position after spending...

13 States Soar to New Home-Price Highs

More than a dozen states saw home prices accelerate in June to record-level highs, according to CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index, which dates back to January 1976. Year-over-year...

Where the Priciest, Cheapest New Homes Are

If you want to build a new home in the Northeast, you could be paying some of the highest costs in the country, according to a new survey by the National Association of Home Builders,...

RU Grads Set New Standard for Industry

Now that the first class of graduates from REALTOR® University’s Master of Real Estate program have earned their degrees, the path has been paved for REALTORS® everywhere to...

Texas Oil Boom Brings Rush of New Residents

More Americans are heading South — to Texas, in particular. The horizontal drilling and fracking boom has helped to double oil production in Texas in the last three years. The state...

New Freddie Index Gauges ‘Normal’ Markets

The nation’s housing market is improving, based on a three-month trend, and is inching closer to a stable range — but it still has a ways to go, according to an inaugural index by...